STEM Professionals Leadership Workshop

An engaging platform to enhance your effectiveness as a scientific leader in a complex and changing environment

  • May 23rd - 24th, 2019
  • Novotel Sydney Darling Square

OVERVIEW

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- Refine your communication skills to strategically liaise with stakeholders
- Develop emotional intelligence and better connect with your team
- Adapt to different working styles and create a positive work environment
- Address challenging behaviours and scenarios in the workplace
- Drive strategic change to improve processes and procedures
- Increase your leadership potential through feedback and self-awareness
- Understand your organisational context and act as a culture facilitator
- Build powerful relationships through collaboration
- Empower your teams through intrinsic motivation

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PRICE & DISCOUNTS

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18 Days

Prices start at

$2795*

More people? More savings!

3 - 4

Delegates

10%

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5 - 7

Delegates

15%

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8 +

Delegates

17%

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THE SCHEDULE

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Day One - 23rd May 2019
Day Two - 24th May 2019
STEM Professionals Leadership Workshop - 23 May

Workshop

Strengthen leadership skills for sustained operational success

- Understand the big picture in a VUCA (Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous) world

- Understand the difference between technical and adaptive problems

- Adapt your communication skills for leading in a VUCA environment

- Develop the counterintuitive skills needed for dealing with complex challenges/wicked problems/dilemmas


Lead strategic change as a scientific leader 

- Create a vision and learn to guide team culture through design thinking

- Collaborate across teams to drive new initiatives and face complex challenges

- Develop your skills for strategy formation and implementation

- Improve the way critical information is delivered, presented and understood

  

Develop your communication skills to achieve influence

- Understand and adapt to different ways individuals make sense of the world

- Develop your one-on-one communication skills to improve individual relationships

- Increase your emotional intelligence to better connect and communicate with diverse teams


Resolve conflict and tackle challenging situations 

- Break down negative perceptions between scientists and technicians to increase workplace harmony

- Strategies to identify and tactically address toxic workplace behaviours in yourself and others

- Techniques for effective conflict resolution in difficult or complex scenarios

- Navigating challenging scenarios - Difficult decision-making in a political environment


Workshop

Leadership in a STEM organisation

- Explore what is different in a STEM organisation and its implications for leaders

- Explore the limitations of personal leadership effectiveness

- Learn how systems thinking can help with the resistant and persistent problems

- Facilitate cross-functional communication to break down silos and broaden perspectives

 

Liaise with key stakeholders

- Communicate information effectively to different stakeholders

- Write scientific reports accommodating different stakeholders’ communication styles

- Collaborate with policy and other external teams to build beneficial partnerships

- Effectively communicate technical outcomes to key non-scientific stakeholders

 

Becoming deliberately developmental to realise organisational potential

- Understand constructive-developmental theory and its implications for leading people

- Gain insight into your immunity to change

- Learn to use errors and vulnerabilities to facilitate personal and company growth

- Build team culture and embed support structures into daily fabric of working life

 

 Drive productivity through engagement and innovation

- Timely brainstorming sessions to inspire creative thinking and produce new ideas

- Build an environment conducive to innovation and creativity in the workplace

- Identify team motivators to increase productivity and engagement in the laboratory or technical environment

- Group discussion: What is your leadership development action plan?


GETTING HERE / THE LOCATION

Novotel Sydney Darling Square

17 Little Pier Street, Sydney, NSW, 2000, Australia

02 8217 4000

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